Monthly Archives: September 2012
As a self confessed book-aholic and hoarder of all things, it is quite natural to assume that beautiful stationary items are one of my top 5 weaknesses. Paperchase visits have to be limited to at least bi-monthly occurrences otherwise rent simply would not be paid. However! Even though I have drawers full of notepads that […]
Do you ever feel like you’re not the person you want to be? Or perhaps even the person you used to be? I have been feeling like that recently, and instead of getting too glum, I want to make active steps to being a happier version of me. Every day we make decisions, and every […]
Do you shop online regularly? There is nothing that I enjoy doing more than browsing Pintrest, Polyvore and Outnet for great items to either inspire my own outfits, or new things to buy. As such, I rarely shop on the high street, and I think this is having a negative effect on my bank balance! […]
If you like documentaries on TV, chances are you’ve seen a Louis Theroux one (if not, do so soon). Now I am trying to watch less and read more, but I figure if it’s an educational watch, it’s fine, but after watching all the Louis Theroux’s when I was a student (there’s £60,000 well spent), […]
Today marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of one of my favourite books, The Hobbit! There are many ways to celebrate, so here’s a little list. 1. Watch the new Hobbit trailer! 2. Embrace Hobbity ways of life such as enjoying food, wine, the company of others and the pleasure of being alone with […]
If, like me, you are a very large J.R.R Tolkien and Peter Jackson fan, you will be counting down til the release of The Hobbit (Part 1) in December. This beautiful song is but a small morsel of what’s to come. Plus these girls have a lot of talent. Check it out.
Get the Friday feeling with this fun animation from Salon Alpin, who describe themselves as a ‘Sustainable Storytelling Studio’. It mixes animation, CGI and stop motion to bring to life the ocean waves we all enjoy, in the form of pages in a book. Make sure to watch all the way to the end for […]